Tag Archives: family

Journey to the end of the earth

Well, we’re back.  We didn’t make it quite to the end.  But it sure felt like it! We drove up to Fort St. John, BC.  This is near Dawson Creek (of the tv show popularity), and kinda close to the … Continue reading

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ADHD in girls

This article on HuffPost about how many girls are missing being properly diagnosed with adhd until years of suffering got me going tonight. This is such a good thing to know for any parent. As the article says, many girls … Continue reading

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Mystery Authors Review – My favorites!

I grew up devouring all the books I could.  Nancy Drew was my “bestie” although that only lasted for the first part of the first modern spin-off.  The originals are so much better!  For a birthday present an uncle got … Continue reading

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Life, the Universe and Everything

It has been a long time since I posted on this blog with anything like regularity, and over a year since my last actual post.  We had chosen to make this blog “profit-less” so there has been no monetary gain … Continue reading

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Cheap Christmas Gifts

Need more gifts than you have the cash for?  Well, we do, so I thought I’d share one of the things we’re doing for the kids this Christmas.  It’s a spin off of our chore reward boards, details here. Here … Continue reading

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Thankful for Talia

Welcome to the world, Talia Renae Born! I have put her birth story and name explanation here (also under the section called “births” at the top), if you are interested. This post is where I want to say why I … Continue reading

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Soapbox

I have decided to air one of my more strongly-held opinions.  My step-father passed away a few weeks ago, and after writing his eulogy, I want to add a plea to the general public – Please, please, if you smoke … Continue reading

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